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The Shows of London

Richard Daniel Altick - 1978 - History - Limited preview
An examination of London exhibitions as they evolved from displays of relics in pre-Reformation churches, through the collections of eighteenth-century virtuosi, to the first science museums and public galleries of the mid-Victorian period ...

Eighteenth-Century Russian Music

Marina Ritzarev - 2017 - Music - Limited preview
Little is known outside of Russia about the nation's musical heritage prior to the nineteenth century. Western scholarship has tended to view the history of Russian music as not beginning until the end of the eighteenth century. Marina Ritzarev's ...

Modernism and Performance: Jarry to Brecht

Olga Taxidou - 2007 - Literary Criticism - Limited preview
This guide to modernism and performance introduces key developments and debates of the period, such as the rise of the director, new theories of acting and new modes of production. Through these debates, and emphasis on the performing body, this ...

Lorca en 1930: (ensayos)

1931 - Limited preview

Mapping St. Petersburg: Imperial Text and Cityshape

Julie A. Buckler - 2005 - History - Limited preview
Pushkin's palaces or Dostoevsky's slums? Many a modern-day visitor to St. Petersburg has one or, more likely, both of these images in mind when setting foot in this stage set-like setting for some of the world's most treasured literary ...